How to extract a zip file using the UNZIP command in Linux

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The unzip command without any option will extract all of the contents of a zip file to the present working directory.

~]# unzip


Unzip to a directory

The -d option can be used to unzip the contents to a specific directory.

~]# unzip -d /path/to/directory


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